LYTA named Community Tennis Association of the Year

USTA South Carolina has selected Lowcountry Youth Tennis Association as the 2017 community tennis association of the year.

In all, 11 local organizations and individual award winners will be recognized with other state winners on Dec. 9 at USTA S.C.’s annual state meeting at Hilton Head Island.

Other local winners include: Renee Lowry, adaptive tennis volunteer of the year; Brenda Carter, adult female player of the year; the NSWTA Anne Geier Cup at LTP Tennis, adult tournament of the year; Lowcountry Youth Tennis Association, community tennis association of the year; Steve Cohen, Junior Team Tennis volunteer of the year; Allie Gretkowski, junior girl player of the year; Stanley Waters, most improved junior boy; Carri Hayes, most improved junior girl; Margaret Dixon, official of the year; the Post and Courier, state media award, and the Giannelli family of Moncks Corner, tennis family of the year.